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Subject Options

Total 300 points - 212.5 points core, 12.5 points selective and 75 points elective subjects from the list below. Students must complete all 300 points of subjects, including all core subjects, or have advanced standing or exemption.

The core and elective subjects are those listed below. The order of subjects below is one way of progressing through the course - students who meet subject requisites may tailor their individual study plan to take into account advanced standing and their study load. Students plan their study online and can seek further advice from Stop 1 on individual study plans.

Suggested first 100 points:

Suggested study plan for the first 100 points:

  • 75 points core
  • 25 points selective

Core (75 points)

Code Name Study period Credit Points
ENGR20004 Engineering Mechanics
Summer Term
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
ENGR30002 Fluid Mechanics
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MAST20029 Engineering Mathematics
Summer Term
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
ENEN30001 Environmental Eng Systems Capstone
Semester 2
12.5
ENEN20002 Earth Processes for Engineering
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
BMEN30007 Biotransport Processes
Semester 2
12.5

Selective (12.5 points) Students must choose one of the following subjects:

NB: University of Melbourne pathway students are recommended to take ENGR90034

Code Name Study period Credit Points
ENGR90021 Engineering Practice and Communication
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
ENGR90034 Creating Innovative Engineering
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5

Selective (12.5 points) Students must choose one of the following subjects:

Code Name Study period Credit Points
CVEN30008 Engineering Risk Analysis
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MAST20031 Analysis of Biological Data
Semester 1
12.5

Suggested second 100 points:

Suggested study plan for the second 100 points:

  • 87.5 points core
  • 12.5 points from the Environmental Engineering Electives

Core (87.5 points)

Code Name Study period Credit Points
ENEN90031 Quantitative Environmental Modelling
Semester 1
12.5
CVEN90043 Sustainable Infrastructure Engineering
Semester 1
12.5
CVEN90044 Engineering Site Characterisation
Semester 1
12.5
ENEN90028 Monitoring Environmental Impacts
Semester 2
12.5
ENEN90032 Environmental Analysis Tools
Semester 2
12.5
CVEN30010 Systems Modelling and Design
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
CVEN90051 Civil Hydraulics
Semester 2
12.5

Suggested third 100 points:

Suggested study plan for the third 100 points:

  • 12.5 points core
  • 12.5 points selective
  • 25 points from the Research Component (core)
  • 50 points from the Environmental Engineering Electives

Core (12.5 points)

Code Name Study period Credit Points
CVEN90045 Engineering Project Implementation
Semester 2
12.5

Selective (12.5 points)

Students must choose one of the following subjects:

Code Name Study period Credit Points
CVEN90059 Integrated Design - Infrastructure
Semester 1
12.5
CVEN90060 Integrated Design - Civil
Semester 2
12.5

Research component (25 points)

Students must choose one of the below options:

Option 1: CVEN90064 IE Research Project 1 Part 1 and CVEN90065 IE Research Project 1 Part 2. CVEN90064 IE Research Project 1 Part 1 and CVEN90065 IE Research Project 1 Part 2 must be taken in 2 consecutive semesters. Students may commence in either Semester 1 or Semester 2 and continue their enrolment in the consecutive semester.

Option 2: CVEN90047 IE Research Project 2 is completed over one semester only.

Code Name Study period Credit Points
CVEN90064 IE Research Project 1 Part 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
CVEN90065 IE Research Project 1 Part 2
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
CVEN90047 IE Research Project 2
Semester 1
Semester 2
25

Environmental Engineering Electives (62.5 points)

It is recommended students choose elective subjects in a specific stream specialise in one area:

Environmental Engineering Electives:

Code Name Study period Credit Points
ENGR90033 Internship
Summer Term
Semester 1
Semester 2
25
GEOG90003 Integrated River & Catchment Management
Semester 1
12.5
SCIE90014 Renewable Energy
Semester 2
12.5
EVSC90025 Water Sensitive Urban Design
February
12.5
ENEN90029 Water and Waste Water Management
Semester 2
12.5

Freshwater Environments electives:

Code Name Study period Credit Points
CVEN90019 Sustainable Water Resources Systems
Semester 1
12.5
ENEN90030 Groundwater Hydrology
Semester 1
12.5
ENEN90037 International River Basin Management
July
12.5
GEOG90003 Integrated River & Catchment Management
Semester 1
12.5

Coastal Environments electives:

Code Name Study period Credit Points
CVEN90066 Metocean Engineering
July
12.5
CVEN90068 Port Access and Navigation
Semester 1
September
12.5
CVEN90069 Dredging Engineering
February
12.5
GEOM90005 Remote Sensing
Semester 2
12.5

Engineered Environments electives:

Code Name Study period Credit Points
ENEN90006 Solid Wastes to Sustainable Resources
Semester 1
12.5
ENEN90005 Environmental Management ISO 14000
Semester 2
12.5
EVSC90025 Water Sensitive Urban Design
February
12.5
ENEN90029 Water and Waste Water Management
Semester 2
12.5
CVEN90050 Geotechnical Engineering
Semester 1
12.5

Energy Systems electives:

Code Name Study period Credit Points
ENEN90033 Solar Energy
Semester 1
12.5
ENEN90027 Energy for Sustainable Development
Semester 1
12.5
ENEN90011 Energy Efficiency Technology
Semester 2
12.5
ENEN90014 Sustainable Buildings
September
12.5
SCIE90014 Renewable Energy
Semester 2
12.5

Other Elective

Code Name Study period Credit Points
ENGR90036 Leadership for Innovation
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5

Links

http://www.eng.unimelb.edu.au/study/degrees/master-engineering-environmental/overview

Last updated: 22 August 2019